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Sustainability: BASICS

General Books in the Otis College Library

How You Can Go Green

Chasing Green. Simple Practical Ways to Live Eco-friendly
Dailygreen.com. An inventory of "green living" resources
ENERGY STAR Products. List of products and appliances that consume less energy than their peers.
Going Green Checklist: 101 Ways to Get Started
GreenHomeGuide (Green Building Council). Advice from green professionals, information about products.
Non-toxic Home Cleaning & Care (Eartheasy.com)
The Green Guide. Green living tips, product reviews, environmental health news.

Suggested Subject Searches - In Databases and on the Web

General:

  • Sustainability
  • Sustainability - Pictorial works
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Sustainable architecture
  • Sustainable buildings
  • Sustainable construction
  • Sustainable design
  • Sustainable development
  • Sustainable engineering
  • Sustainable forestry
  • Sustainable living
  • Sustainable urban development
  • Energy conservation
  • Environmental engineering
  • Green products
  • Green technology
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Salvage (Waste, etc.)
  • Ecologists
  • Ecology in art
  • Environment (Aesthetics)
  • Environment (Art)
  • Environmental degradation
  • Environmental ethics
  • Envioronmental health
  • Environmental prototection
  • Environmetal protection - United States
  • Environmental protection in art
  • Environmental psychology
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Environmentalists

Art and Design:

  • Architecture - environmental aspects
  • Architecture - environmental aspects - case studies
  • Architecture - environmental aspects - [country]
  • Architecture - health aspects
  • Architecture - technological innovations
  • Architecture and climate
  • Architecture and energy conservation
  • Architecture and solar radiation
  • Architecture, Domestic – Environmental aspects – [country]
  • Building - environmental aspects
  • Building materials, alternative (Key terms)
  • Building materials - environmental aspects
  • Building materials - recycling
  • Buildings - environmental engineering
  • Buildings - health aspects
  • Buildings - salvaging
  • City planning - environmental aspects
  • Commercial art - social aspects
  • Commercial art - environmental aspects
  • Design - environmental aspects
  • Design, Industrial - environmental aspects
  • Dwellings – [country] – environmental aspects
  • Dwellings - energy conservation
  • Ecology in art
  • Ecological Houses - design and construction
  • Ecological Houses - [location]
  • Fashion - environmental aspects
  • Fashion - social aspects
  • Ecofashion or Eco fashion or Eco-fashion
  • Fashion design - environmental aspects
  • Graphic Arts - social aspects
  • Green Products
  • Indoor Air Pollution
  • Industrial Buildings - remodeling for other use
  • Landscape architecture – environmental aspects
  • Landscape architecture and energy conservation
  • Landscape design – environmental aspects
  • Office buildings – environmental engineering
  • Planning – environmental aspects
  • Recycling
  • Sick Building Syndrome
  • Straw bale houses
  • Sustainable architecture
  • Sustainable architecture – design and construction
  • Sustainable buildings – [country] – design and construction
  • Sustainable buildings – design and construction
  • Sustainable design
  • Sustainable design - handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Sustainable urban development

Business and Industry:

  • Clothing industry - moral & ethical aspects
  • Clothing trade - social aspects
  • Clothing trade - environmental aspects
  • Corporations - environmental aspects
  • Fashion - environmental aspects
  • Fashion - social aspects
  • Industries - environmental aspects
  • Packaging - environmental aspects
  • Printing industry - environmental aspects
  • Technology - environmental aspects
  • Environmental policy - economic aspects
  • Environmental protection - economic apsects
  • Environmental protection - international cooperation
  • Environmental policy - social aspects
  • Environmental policy - United States
  • Packaging - environmental aspects
  • Social responsibility of business

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